Buying a Home

March 8, 2019

What You Need to Know about Moving to Chicago

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When most people think of Chicago, the image that comes to mind is that of bitter cold winters with wind whipping off the lake and temperatures pushing into single digits. Although it’s cold for part of the year in the Windy City, those perfect summer temperatures are a great reason ...

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Feb. 6, 2019

Chicago Gold Coast Market Update 2019

Gold Coast Chicago Market Trends

The Gold Coast neighborhood is well-known for its unique architectural style of homes and high-rise apartments.  Attached Single Family homes ranging in price from $220,000 to over $2.5M and Detached Single Family homes ranging from $1M to 4M+ are found here.  This is one of the ...

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Jan. 22, 2019

Important Tips for Investing in Multi-family Real Estate in Chicago

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Investing in multi-family real estate can certainly be a daunting task, particularly in Chicago where the average price per square foot in 2018 was $224 and will continue to show a steady upward trend in 2019.

Approximately half the Chicago population rent the homes they live in.  In April ...

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Jan. 11, 2019

Streeterville Market Update 2019 | By Local Realtor

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As a realtor, I am regularly asked about the general state of the market in Chicago, and the impact of current and rising interest rates on home values. 

According to realtor.com 2019 forecast, interest rates are predicted to rise to just below 5.5% in 2019, and home ...

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Jan. 9, 2019

Avoid Frozen Pipe Issues | Simple Fixes

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Winter is officially here and although most love the allure of the snow and colder temperatures, our homes take a beating during the extreme weather conditions that occur during this unpredictable time of year.   None is more important than making sure your pipes are protected during the winter months ...

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Dec. 28, 2018

Logan Square Multifamily Properties | Client Success Stories

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As a Real Estate Investment Advisor in the Multi-Family market in Chicago, I specialize in helping clients find and purchase income producing properties that increase in value. 

My priority in working with clients is to help them achieve their goals through developing a solid investment strategy.  

2 and ...

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Dec. 19, 2018

Streeterville – A lifestyle where Nature’s Beauty meets the Arts, Culture, and Great Architecture

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If you are looking to make a change and desire a lifestyle that has it all – natural beauty of the Lake, parks and beaches, diverse arts and cultural events, stunning architecture, gourmet cuisine, premier shopping, and excellent medical care – then look no further than Streeterville!

Streeterville is one ...

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Nov. 6, 2018

A walk through Chicago's Magnificent Gold Coast Neighborhood

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It’s a crisp Fall day in late October, and I am taking my out of town clients to tour properties in the Gold Coast area.   We have a full day planned and initially see several beautiful vintage apartments along Lake Shore Drive with elegance, charm and spectacular views.   ...

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April 26, 2018

2018 Spring Market Update

Spring Market is here and it's a great time to Sell your home!

 

 

Now that Spring has finally arrived, the Chicago Market has been heating up.  Here's what we have been seeing in the marketplace.

  • Multiple Offers resulting in highest prices for homes - often over ...
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March 12, 2018

Here are our 3 BEST TIPS for hiring a Real Estate Broker who will help sell your property quickly and for the highest price possible!

Whether you're selling a condo, single family, or Multifamily property these tips will come handy.

Experience – Look for a Real Estate Agent with experience

How long have they been selling in the industry?

Have they sold in your neighborhood?

What type of properties have they sold?

Negotiation skills ...

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